• 08 Jan 2020
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Is It Possible to Kidnap Your Own Child?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense January 8, 2020 0 Comment
Is It Possible to Kidnap Your Own Child?

Under California law, you can be guilty of kidnapping your own child. Parental kidnapping generally happens in highly contested divorces and combative child custody battles. One parent takes the child physically away from the other parent without permission of the court or the other parent. This is a serious crime in California and is prosecuted …

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  • 20 Dec 2019
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Important Reasons Why You Should Establish Your Child’s Paternity

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Support December 20, 2019 0 Comment
Important Reasons Why You Should Establish Your Child’s Paternity

Taking care of your children can get expensive and at times complicated. There are many programs and organizations that can help you do the best you can. However, all the charity in the world will not replace one of the most important sources of information and help that is provided by a child’s father. Below …

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  • 11 May 2019
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Guardian v. Foster Parent in California

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Family Law May 11, 2019 0 Comment
Guardian v. Foster Parent in California

The number of children without a stable home to call their own is staggering and heartbreaking. The California foster care program serves hundreds of thousands of youths in the state. Many of these youths face incredible challenges in getting the education and care they need to avoid threats of persistent poverty, teenage pregnancy, and abuse. …

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  • 09 May 2019
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What is a Step-Parent Adoption?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Family Law May 9, 2019 0 Comment
What is a Step-Parent Adoption?

When divorced parents re-marry, the new spouse, or stepparent, may want to adopt his or her new spouse/partner’s child from the previous marriage. This desired adoption is legally referred to as stepparent adoption. This is one of the most common types of adoption proceedings. The stepchild becomes entitled to all of the rights and privileges …

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  • 02 Apr 2019
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How to Make Your Parenting Plan

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Family Law April 2, 2019 0 Comment
How to Make Your Parenting Plan

A big part of most divorces is deciding what happens to the children involved. In order to plan for the future needs of their children, the spouses need to come up with parenting plan. A parenting plan or custody agreement outlines how both parents will continue to care and provide for their children upon the …

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  • 30 Jan 2019
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What Is a Common Law Marriage?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Family Law January 30, 2019 0 Comment
What Is a Common Law Marriage?

Common law marriage has been in existence in the United States since 1877. Common law marriage is around today in one form or another in a hand full of states and the District of Columbia. In addition, five states currently recognize this type of marriage with some restrictions. Defining Common Law Marriage In the most  …

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